Imagining a world where everyone has the opportunity to learn and prosper.
At the Mastercard Foundation, we know that employment is a leading pathway out of poverty for young people and their families. In Africa, the world’s youngest continent, youth employment is a particularly important measure of poverty reduction.
Africa’s young people are building a better future for the continent, but they cannot do it alone. We believe in their potential – and we are honoured to accompany them on their journey.Find out more about our approach.